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ISSN Print: 2394-7489, ISSN Online: 2394-7497
ICV 2018: 74.52

International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences

2017, Vol. 3 Issue 4, Part C

Cephalometric assessment of Twin Block appliance in treatment of Class II div 1 malocclusion

AUTHOR(S): Mariya Qadir
ABSTRACT:Purpose: The study was aimed at studying treatment effects of Twin Block on Class I div 1 malocclusion. The relevance of this study lies on the fact that Class II div 1 malocclusion is most frequently encountered malocclusion in our day to day clinical practice. Materials and Methods: Pretreatment and post treatment cephalometric radiographs were assessed and treatment effects were observed by comparing pretreatment and post treatment values statistically using Students “t” test. Results: All the variables except cranial base measurements were found to be significantly changed after Twin Block treatment. Conclusion: Twin Block treatment does produce significant changes and can be used routinely to treat Class II div 1 malocclusion due to increased patient compliance.
Pages: 191-195  |  734 Views  4 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Mariya Qadir. Cephalometric assessment of Twin Block appliance in treatment of Class II div 1 malocclusion. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2017;3(4):191-195.
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